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International Law: Judicial Decisions

Sources

Article 38(1) of the Statute of the International Court of Justice is widely recognised as the most authoritative and complete statement as to the sources of international law.

a) International conventions;
b) International custom, as evidence of a general practice accepted as law;
c) The general principle of law recognised by civilised nations;
d) Judicial decisions; 
e) Teachings of the most highly qualified publicists of the various nations

D Judicial Decisions: ICJ

Conference ECtHR June 5, 2015

Conference of the European Court of Human Rights and the European Society of International Law held on "The European Convention on Human Rights and General International Law," in Strasbourg.

Videos of the full conference are now available here.

D Judicial Decisions: ICC

D African Court on Human and People's Rights

D Hybrid Courts and other Internationalised domestic courts and tribunals

D Judicial Decisions: National Courts

D Inter-American Court of Human Rights

D Judicial decisions: Arbitration